Decentralized decision-making is critically important in potential emergency situations, because only property owners have the skin in the game that that forces people to think long and hard about the consequences and side effects of their actions.
Like never before, we are threatened by a terrifying axis of a left-controlled government and proudly progressive corporate power. To build a better future, we will have to build institutions grounded in merit and truth.
Socialist regimes under the Soviets and the National Socialists silenced scientific theories that appeared to contradict the regime's ideological dogmas. The modern politicization of science is going down that road.